Friday, January 18, 2013

Celebrate With Some Glittery Bling!

Natalie's got a new collection out today that's all about celebrating the new year.  It's filled with subtle sparkles and bling. The kit contains 20 papers, 8 flowers, 2 leaves, 11 ribbons, 1 ricrac, 1 clip, 3 frames, 4 star elements, 4 balloons, 3 buttons, 2 bows, 7 fireworks elements, 2 champagne glasses, a champagne bottle, a party hat, 3 party blowers, a sequin scatter, a confetti scatter, 3 clock elements, a disco ball, bubbles, a popping cork, a watch, 7 word tag elements, a castle, and 2 alphas.

Along with the gorgeous kit, Natalie has a set of premade word art titles, page starters and paper stacks.  Let me tell you how awesome these are and how easy they are to scrap a page with!!  I love them!

If you love this entire collection, then you can pick up a bundle (with or without the brushes) at Natalie's Blog Store.

Here are my 2 layouts.  The first one was made entirely with the premade papers, cluster frame and word art title.  So easy and yet so beautiful!  And the second one was made with one of Natalie's older templates.

I've got a fun word art title for you today.  You can also find a freebie at Cynthia's Blog and Lisa's Blog.  And of course, Natalie has one too.  Hope you have a great weekend!

Jolly Roger From Kellybell Designs

Arrgh!  Avast me hearties.  Kelly is kicking off the new year in a swashbuckling way!!  Inspired by the adorable Jake The Neverland Pirate, this new collection is amazing for scrapping all your pirate parties, pirate costumes and Disney pirate characters.  Feast your eyes on this....

'Jolly Roger' is bright and colorful filled with all kinds of fun pirate elements.  Inside you'll find 15 papers with stripes, skulls and grunge.  There's an assortment of over 40 embellishments including a pirate ship, treasure chest, banner, message in a bottle, flairs, ropes, treasure map, cloud, compass, barrel, ship's wheel, skull, flowers, sword and of course the most adorable Jake and his parrot.  You'll also find a full black crackled alpha.

To complement this collection, Kelly's created a set of 6 page starters - 3 word art titles, 2 cluster frames and 1 cluster strip.  

Don't forget about papers!  You can purchase a set of 4 premade paper stacks as well as a collection of solid card stock papers.

The 'Jolly Roger' collection is on sale this weekend only for 25% off at  Take a peek inside the store at all the kits, alphas, page starters and add-ons.  You might find some things you just can't live without!

This collection is so versatile.  You can scrap your character meetings with Jake The Neverland Pirate, Jack Sparrow, or Pirate Goofy.  The colors are fabulous for Adventureland and Frontierland too.  Here's a two page layout that I scrapped from our pirate mini golf at the Pirate's Cove in Downtown Disney.

Usually this is the part that you get your freebie.... but we've got more news to share with you.  Mousescrappers is having their annual Speed Scrap Marathon this weekend from Friday January 18th through Sunday January 20th.  Three full days of scrapping with 16 speed scraps.  Wow!  Kelly is kicking it off on Friday morning at 10am EST so make sure you tune in for the chat as well as the scrapping.  The participation prize is a set of 8 Disney journal cards -- you don't want to miss these!!

There are 4 CT Members hosting a speed scrap too.  Mark you calendar for these times.  Kelly's made a participation prize for each of these speed scraps.  And make sure you tune into the chats for any coupons that might be tossed out.

Roxana - Friday 2pm EST
Jenn - Friday 5pm EST
JessicaK - Saturday  11pm EST
Lisa - Sunday 9pm EST

So much going on this weekend!!
So now we can get to the part of the freebies for 'Jolly Roger'.  You'll find them at Christy's Blog, Jenn's Blog and below is my pirate word art title.   Aargh, say hello when you visit Christy and Jenn!!  Have a fun weekend full of speed scrapping!

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Mousescrappers Speed Scrap Marathon - This Weekend

It's time for the annual January Speed Scrap Marathon at Mousescrappers from Jan 18-20th.  There's 16 total speed scraps so make sure you carve out some time to participate.  There's tons of great participation prizes.  Here are the speed scraps for Kelly and Natalie's team.

You can find all the details at the Mousescrappers Forum.

Saturday, January 5, 2013

C'est Magnifique From Natalie's Place Designs

It's time to say "Ooh La La" when you see Natalie's newest collection.  She was inspired by her latest visit to the new Fantasyland to meet with Minnie Magnifique.  This collection is fabulous for scrapping Minnie Mouse as well as anything in Paris.  The colors are beautiful with a focus on pink and black.

This kit contains 19 papers, 7 flowers, 8 ribbons, 2 ricrac, 2 buttons, 2 flairs, 2 word tags, 4 frames,  3 bows, 3 leaves, 2 plumes, 2 bursts, 4 hoops, 3 fleur de lis elements, a tag, 2 splatters, 3 flourishes, 2 balls, a baker's twine, a banner, a beret, an antique bicycle, 2 poodles, a poodle stand, a whip, an eiffel tower, a sequin scatter, a dot overlay, messy stitches, a border and two alphas.... and so much more.

To compliment this collection, Natalie has some premade packs of Word Art, Paper Stacks and Page Starters.

If you like to experiment with brushes, here some coordinating brushes to use with this collection.

And if you like to purchase everything in bundles, Natalie had packaged up a few bundles to save some money.  You can find all of Natalie's collections at Natalie's Little Corner Of The World.

Here's some layouts that I made using 'C'est Magnifique'.

The flowers in this kit are just gorgeous so I just had to use them to made a cluster freebie for you.  Hope you like it!  Make sure to check out Cynthia's Blog and Lisa's Blog for more freebies with this collection.